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Fans honor Lucille Ball on what would have been her 100th birthday

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People hold up masks of Lucy Ball during an attempt to set a new Guinness world record for most Lucy Ricardo lookalikes assembled in one place, in Jamestown, N.Y., Aug. 6. "I Love Lucy" star Lucille Ball's New York hometown was filled with red-lipsticked, redheaded lookalikes on Saturday to try to break the world record in honor of what would have been the actress' 100th birthday.

 See five never-before published images of the comedienne, whose 100th birthday is Saturday, that Life.com has released here.